Himalaya Trekking

Himalaya Trekking

Himalaya Trekking is probably the best and awesome adventure holiday. Nepal is home of unlimited lofty Himalayas provides excellent platform for such high altitude trekking. Backpacker Treks & Expedition offers this amazing trekking in Nepal Package at Everest Base Camp including Everest High Passes Chola Pass, Renjo La Pass, Kong Ma La Pass and Gokyo Lake. Fulfill your dream of traveling in the lap of world’s tallest Mountain Mt. Everest with expert guidance of Backpacker Treks Team.

Himalaya Trekking starts from the sightseeing of the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE Sites of the capital city Kathmandu of Himalayan Nation Nepal. Architectural master class and skilled craftsmanship on temples, pagodas and durbars will make you awestruck. The joyous flight from Kathmandu to Tenzing Hillary Airport will take you to Lukla. It is small Sherpa village having world’s extreme Airport. Upon meeting your trekking crew members the trek journey moves to Phakding. Once you have reached the Namche Bazaar the acclimatization is necessary. It is highly recommended for trekkers to get acclimatized before embarking for Himalaya Trekking. The high altitude and thin air would be hard for some trekkers. The short hiking to Everest View Hotel or Khumjung Village would make your trip awesome. The stroll around Namche would also be perfect for acclimatization. Afterwards, trek journey heads to Gokyo Lake passing by the Himalayan Sherpa villages of Thame and Lungden. Before reaching the Gokyo Valley you will have to cross the Renjo La Pass. The panoramic views of the mountain seen from Gokyo Ri is an awesome mountain madness feeling. From Gokyo the trek heads towards Dzongla passing by Dragna crossing the most challenging pass of Everest region Chola Pass. This is the most famous and daunting pass of the Khumbu region. The trek journey then heads towards the Lobuche and Gorakshep. The short hiking takes you to Everest Base Camp. The magnificent place on earth at the lap of world’s tallest Mountain Mt. Everest (8848m). Sight of Everest from its foothill would be amazing. The Morning hike to Kalapathar for the amazing Himalayan sunrise view is another highlight of Himalaya Trekking. Finally, the journey heads to Chhukung Village passing by the Kong Ma La Pass. From here onwards trek returns to Lukla passing by the villages of Dingboche, Namche and Phakding. The mountain flight will take you back to Kathmandu.

Book the Himalaya Trekking with us. The single trip to Himalayas would give you experience of all aspects of Khumbu region of Nepal. You can feel the culture of Sherpa People. You can cross the Everest Three High Pass. Observe Gokyo Lakes. Walk on the Everest Base Camp. Witness sunrise up in the Himalayas.

Best Season

September to December and March to May

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 – Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02 – Sight seeing in Kathmandu Valley

Day 03 – Fly to Lukla early in the morning then trek to Phakding

Day 04 – Trek to Namche Bazaar (3443M)

Day 05 – Hike to Everest View Hotel(3885m) then back to Namche

Day 06 – Trek to Thame

Day 07 – Trek to Lungden

Day 08 – Trek to Gokyo lake(4750m) via Renjo la Pass(5360m)

Day 09 – Hike to Gokyo Ri(5360m) and trek to Dragna(4700m)

Day 10 – Trek to Dzongla(4600m) via Chola pass(5420m)

Day 11 - Trek to Lobuche(4 hrs)

Day 12 – Trek to Gorekshep(5180m) and explorer to Everest Base Camp(5364m) and back tto Gorekshep

Day 13 – Hike to Kalapatthar(5545m) and come down to Gorekshep and trek to Lobuche

Day 14 – Trek to Chhukung(4700m) via Kongmala Pass(5545m)

Day 15 – Hike to Chhukung Ri(5545m) and back to Chhukung and trek down to Dingboche(4450m)

Day 16 – Trek to Namche

Day 17 – Trek to Lukla

Day 18 – Fly to Kathmandu

Day 19 – Leisure day in Kathmandu

Day 20 – Farewell

Day 01–Arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), Kathmandu
Backpacker Treks airport representative will pick you at Tribhuwan International Airport and transfer you to hotel in Kathmandu. The trip plan will be discussed.

Day 02: Trek preparation and sightseeing in Kathmandu
The experienced tour leader will take you to the UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE of Kathmandu. Sites like Pashupatinath, Swyambhunath, Bouddhanath and Kathmandu Durbar Square will be visited. Evening is free to stroll around clamor of Thamel in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Fly to Lukla early in the morning then trek to Phakding
Himalaya Trekking starts on this day. Mountain flight from Kathmandu to Lukla will take place. Lukla Airport is the world’s extreme airport. Trekking starts from Lukla to Phakding upon meeting the crew members in Lukla.

Day 04: Trek to Namche Bazaar (3443M)
TPhakding to Namche Bazaar trekking is amazing mountainous trekking. The sight of the Everest and other mountains of Khumbu seem to be standing in a side to welcome you to the magnificent Khumbu region.

Day 05: Hike to Everest View Hotel (3885m) then back to Namche
Acclimatization is necessary in high altitude trekking. For the acclimatization short hiking to Everest View Hotel takes place. This hotel is the highest located hotel of the world. Mountains like Amadablam, Thamserku, Choyu, Everest, Nuptse, Lhotse and other Himalayan Mountains are seen from the Hotel.

Day 06: Trek to Thame
Trekking from Namche is relatively easy. Good one day’s acclimatization will do wonders to your trekking body.

Day 07: Trek to Lungden
Trekking from Thame to Lungden is uphill trekking. The area has scattered greenery but it is almost barren surrounding. The terrain is spectacular and splendid with the sight of mountains and cool mountain air.

Day 08: Trek to Gokyo Lake (4750m) via Renjo la Pass (5360m)
The first Pass of the Himalayas in the Everest belt appears in this day’s trekking. Renjo La is relatively easy Everest Pass. Once you cross the Renjo La the sight of the Gokyo Valley appears in front of you. The enchanting Gokyo Lake and the Gokyo Ri stands in front of you.

Day 09: Hike to Gokyo Ri (5360m) and trek to Dragna (4700m)
Early morning hike to Gokyo Ri presents splendid panoramic view of Mountains in all directions. From Khumbu Glacier to Mount Everest and majority of the Himalayan Mountains can be seen from the view point. The trek then heads to Dragna

Trek to Dzongla (4600m) via Chola pass (5420m)
This is the strenuous part of the Himalaya Trekking. You will cross the adventurous Chola Pass of the Khumbu region of Nepal. It is highly recommended to you that you should always be close with your trekking guide if it is your first time in the pass.

Day 11:Trek to Lobuche (4 hrs)
From Dzongla the trekking moves further towards the Lobuche. It is very vibrant place where you can meet trekkers from all over the world. From here you won’t be able to see the Everest though.

Day 12: Trek to Gorakshep (5180m) and explorer to Everest Base Camp (5364m) and back to Gorekshep
Once you have reached Gorakshep, hiking of about 1.5 hours will take you to glorious Everest Base Camp. Exploring around the Everest Base Camp would be amazing. Hiking of about one hour will bring you back to Gorakshep.

Day 13: Hike to Kalapatthar (5545m) and come down to Gorekshep and trek to Lobuche
Early Morning hike to the Kalapatthar provides the enchanting sunrise up in the Himalayas. Astounding beauty of the sun rays kissing the Himalayan Mountains will be your most cherished moment of life.

Day 14: Trek to Chhukung (4700m) via Kong Ma La Pass (5545m)
From Dzongla the trekking heads to another Everest High Pass Kong Ma La Pass. This is the last pass that you will cross in this Himalaya Trekking journey.

Day 15: Hike to Chhukung Ri(5545m) and back to Chhukung and trek down to Dingboche(4450m)
Early morning hiking to Chhukung Ri would be mesmerizing. From Ri the journey heads back to Chhukung. After lunch then the trekking moves towards Dingboche.

Day 16- Trek to Namche
From Dingboche the journey heads back to Sherpa hub Namche Bazaar. Strolling around Namche which you already know could be very interesting.

Day 17- Trek To Lukla
This is the last day of trekking in the Himalayas. You can enjoy with the trekking crew or you can relax in various eateries and bars of Lukla.

Day 18- Fly back to Kathmandu overnight at Hotel
Scenic Mountain flight will take you back to Kathmandu. The evening can be well spent in the vibrant and clamor of Thamel.

Day 19- Leisure Day in Kathmandu
Enjoy the local territory of the Kathmandu. Explore around the city and observe the lifestyle of the people in Kathmandu. You can also visit to the nearby Newar community. If you wish to further spend a night in amazing Nagarkot Hill then it can be arranged for you. Farewell Nepalese authentic dinner will be provided to you along with the cultural program by Backpacker Treks & Expeditions

Day 20- Farewell
Airport Representatives, Guides and company personnel will bid farewell to you. You will be transferred to International Airport for departure.

Price: US$ 1700.00

All prices are in US dollars and do not include international airfare, unless otherwise noted.

Cost Included »

  • Airport Pick up and Drop as a flight indicated in your itinerary.
  • All surface transfers as per itinerary
  • Round trip flight Kathmandu – Lukla / Lukla – Kathmandu including departure taxes
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Food, lodging,salary,insurance and other expenses of staffs.
  • All necessary paper work.
  • Guided sightseeing tour including all entry fees.
  • Travel and rescue arrangements for our staffs.
  • All necessary staffs with experienced English speaking guide, Porter(also a personal Sherpa on request).
  • Three daily meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
  • Medical supplies [First Aid medical kit will be available].
  • Trekking Information Management System [TIMS], New Trekking permit to keep record of tourist [This is for your safety].
  • Backpacker Treks T - shirt, Duffle bag, trekking map and trip achievement certificate.
  • Government taxes and office service charge.
  • Farewell dinner cultural program with Nepali typical meal .

Cost Excluded »

  1. Nepal entry visa fee.
  2. International air fee.
  3. Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu is excluded. Except welcome and fare well dinner.
  4. Drinking WaterAll cold drink any beverage are not included on your trip price.
  5. You have to make your travel and rescue insurance by yourself before leave for travel.
  6. Clients them self have to arrange personal trekking equipments such as- trekking pole.
  7. Tips for driver, guide and porters are not included in the cost of your package.
  8. Any other Expenses which are not mentioned on price include section.

Getting to Nepal - You will land at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu when you first come to Nepal. Our travel representatives will receive you at the Airport and then transfer you to a hotel in the capital city. That will be our first task after you land in the country. The itinerary then follows in the coming days.

Visa information in Nepal - Once you arrive in Kathmandu, your first job or task will be to consult the Department of Immigration in Nepal regarding your Nepal stay. Our team members will help you in completing the necessary works regarding Visa and the procedures of extension, if needed. If you are planning for an extended stay in Nepal, say more than three months or around a year or so, then you need to extend your Visa through the Immigration Department. This won’t be of any problem as we will handle the government-related activities.

Trek permit - There are some restricted trekking destinations in Nepal which require special permission from the government of Nepal or a government agency for the foreign trekkers. They also need to pay a fixed royalty to trek some of the selected places in Nepal. Some of the restricted trekking destinations like Upper Dolpo Trek, Mustang Trek, Rara Trek, etc. require special trek permit for the foreigners. However, there won’t be any such problem as we, the company, will look after the legal formalities in securing the trek permits for the clients. It will be our responsibility to secure trek permits for you.

Altitude sickness - As most of the trekking destinations in Nepal exceed 4000 meters of altitude, high altitude sickness is one of the common problems faced by the trekkers. High altitude sickness can be very fatal and dangerous if you are not prepared for the same. Some of the trekking destinations like Upper Mustang Trek, Everest Base Camp Trek, Langtang Circuit Trek exceeds and nears around 5000 meters of altitude with chances of high altitude sickness. However, if you are aware of the problem and if you take special measure, then altitude sickness can be avoided and will not be much of a problem. As we have experienced trekking guides and a team of experienced hand, altitude sickness will not be a problem and even if it occurs, it will be handled well by our team members.

Medical Kit - Whenever we embark on a tour package or itinerary, we are fully prepared of the possible consequences or the untoward incidents, and hence our team carries a separate medical kit. Medical kit is of immense help and importance during long tours and trek as you never know what will happen next, even regarding the health of the trekkers. Availability of medical kit is very paramount as it will help to provide immediate medical attention to the needy person. Problems of high altitude sickness, shortness of breathing, dizziness, etc. are the ones frequently encountered during the trek. Presence of medical kit helps to resolve any of such problems and provides immediate relief and medical attention to the person who is in need for the same.

Equipment - Some special trekking equipments are necessary for expedition and some other treks. Such special equipments will have to be brought or arranged by you. As such equipments are quite expensive; it is not possible for us to arrange such materials. However, general trekking and minor accessory requirements will be provided by the company. You only need to bring with you some of the special trekking equipment necessary for trek and expedition. Also, if you do not have such equipments then we can provide you with such equipments, but you need to pay for it.

List of Required Equipment : Daypack, Duffel Bag, Down Jacket, Sleeping bag, Sun hat or scarf, Light or warm fleece hat Sunglasses with UV protection, Thin, lightweight inner socks Thick, warm wool hiking socks Trekking boots with spare laces Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals) Gaiters for Trekking in winter, Lightweight gloves Heavyweight gloves With a waterproof shell outer, Under Garments shorts Lightweight cotton long pants Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms Fleece or wool pants Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants T-shirts Light and expedition weight thermal tops Fleece jacket or pullover Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (Optional) Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket, Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees F * Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries Small pad or combination lock-to-lock Trekking Bags/Duffel bag Basic First Aid Kit Large plastic bags - for keeping Items dry inside trek bag Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches) Trekking Poles Water bottles Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc) Ear Plug (who know some people on group are snoring) Binoculars Reading book Trail Map/Guide book Journal & Pen Pencils and small notebooks Travel game i.e., cards, Tooth brush/paste Multipurpose soap Nail cutter Small mirror Wet wipes (baby wipes) Tissue /toilet roll Anti bacterial hands wash.

Note: If you have any queries regarding the itineraries/ information, please let us know by phone or via e-mail we will desine as per your wish.welcome to land of Himalaya.